Big Jew-Off at Cannes

European cineastes clash with American ironists and shlock-meisters at the film-world’s biggest hoedown

Wu-Tang’s Kiddush

My family Kiddush became the haunting opening for Schindler’s List, and was sampled by the hip-hop collective

Sundown: Roger Ebert Dies at 70

Plus feminist protests in Europe turns some heads

Kubrick’s Lost Holocaust Film

America’s greatest Jewish director was haunted by the Nazi horror—too much to address it directly in film

There May Be Two New Big Films About Moses

And Steven Spielberg has dropped out of one of them

Daybreak: A Brooklyn Tragedy

Plus locusts descend upon Egypt

Tablet Goes to the Oscars

What if LincolnLife of Pi, and other Academy Award-nominated films got sequels starring Jewish characters?

Hollywood’s New Shoah

The Golden Globes and Oscars reward Lincoln and Django. Are slavery movies the new Holocaust flicks?

Sundown: Gun Control Plan Emerging

Plus Massachusetts rabbi considering Senate run

Avraham Lincoln Avinu

Spielberg’s timely new Civil War biopic portrays a man leading his people to the gates of the Promised Land

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